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Founded in 2002, Grumpys Tackle has fast become a leader in the full service tackle industry. From our custom rod building and reel service departments to our expert fishing info and advice we've got you covered.

We carry a full line of the latest rods, reels, and accessories to accommodate everyone from the novice to the most seasoned angler. So whether it be a relaxing afternoon crabbing on the beautiful Barnegat Bay or pursuing your favorite game fish by boat or the surf at Island Beach State Park let Grumpys serve all your fishing needs.

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Recent Fishing Reports

5/19 Sunday

Good luck to everyone entering the 2019 Governors Tournament down in IBSP! We will re-open 230am! We have all the bait and gear you need!  Fishing report— Basically the same report as yesterday. Pick of Bluefish and Bass along the beach on bait. Few anglers got them on plugs. The back bay was very good …


5/18 Saturday

We had a steady pick of both Bluefish and Bass along the beach Friday. Nothing crazy but I did hear of a couple really nice bass caught. Some guys got into the small to medium size blues out front on plugs and metal. Don’t stick in one spot all day! Stay on the move. The …


5/17 Friday– Big Surf bass weighed-in.

Brian Chiasson came in Thursday night with the biggest surf bass of the season so far. The fish was 40” long and weighed 27.90 LBS (photo below)! The fish hit a bunker chunk in the Seaside Park Surf. Congrats Brian! There was a decent bite throughout the day on the surf but almost everything we …